Holidays

Is Dayenu Really Enough?

The real meaning of one of the Passover seder's most popular songs.

Extra Passover Recipes

Including yummy desserts that don’t taste they’re for Passover desserts at all..

Baking Matzah Photo Essay

Get an inside look at a Jerusalem matzah bakery with these amazing photos.

The Bitter and the Sweet

The fact that we can taste something as bitter is an affirmation of how sweet our lives generally are.

Passover’s 4 Lessons for Today

Practical insights that empower us to stand strong despite the challenges of the pandemic.

Tried, Tested and Tasted Passover Desserts

These desserts are real winners—the presentation is beautiful and the taste is amazing.

The Passovr Weeknd: Aish.com Passover Music Video

Guess who's coming to the Passover seder this year?

Leave the Driving to God

This Passover stop the backseat driving.

The Passover Seder Brought to Life

An 8-part podcast series that delves into the meaning of the Passover Haggadah.

How to Make Your Passover Seder More Meaningful

This year strive to personal reconnect to the exodus from Egypt through its tangible reminders.

Make it an IKEA Passover

Because the more you put your own personal effort into something, the more you'll love it.

What is on the Passover Seder Plate?

The seder plate is the focal point of the Passover seder. Discover its ingredients and symbolism.

Inspiring Insights to Share at Your Passover Seder

A meaningful 10-page ebook to print and share with family and friends.

Cooking Ahead for Passover

Delicious dishes that you can cook and freeze.

Healthy & Delicious Passover Meal from Mains to Dessert

I’ve compiled a complete meal for you: a chicken main dish, two eye catching beautiful salads, a totally different “kugel” (NOT potato!), and some desserts...Enjoy!

Passover: Keeping Our Ancient Story Young

You are only 20 shared Seder Nights away from the exodus from Egypt.

Now's the Time to Reveal Your True Identity

Stop hiding behind your mask and be the person you're meant to be.

Unmasked: Purim and the Meaning of Anti-Semitism

Esther hid her Jewish identity. Revealing it saved the Jewish nation.

The Therapeutic Joy of Purim

You defeat fear by joy. You conquer terror by collective celebration.

Purim’s Lesson on How to Defeat the Enemy: Keep Calm and Carry On

A year ago we put on masks for Purim and haven't taken them off. Don’t panic.

Queen Esther's 6 Lessons for Today

Timeless messages that Esther wanted every man, woman and child to hear.

Not Just Purim: Five Extraordinary Stories of Miraculous Redemption

Jewish communities around the world that were saved from the brink of destruction.

Healing Division: The Jewish People's Strength

Like today, the Jews were disunited in the time of Haman. Queen Esther understood our victory depends on being united.

Rabbi Blech on the Pandemic's First Anniversary

Purim masks and face masks: Looking forward to when masks stop concealing God's presence, nor be required by a soon-to-be conquered pandemic.

Funtastic Foods for Purim

Fruity pebble hamantashen, beer braised pulled brisket sandwiches and much more!

When is Passover 2022?

Passover (Pesach) 2022 begins Friday evening April 15 and ends Saturday April 23 after nightfall.

My New Favorite Purim Dishes

Because now, more than ever, we can all use a little joy and cheer.

The Chinese Bamboo and Tu B'Shvat

Real growth sometimes happens beneath the surface where no one can see.

Honey, Dates and Olives, Oh My!: Yummy Recipes for Tu B'Shvat

Delicious dishes that include fruits, nuts and grains.

Grow Like the Trees

In honor of Tu B’Shvat, 6 lessons on how to grow.

Shevat: Gateway to Eternal Life

How does winter symbolize the bursting forth of life? Exploring the depth of Tu B'Shvat

Saying Hello to Hanukkah

As a convert celebrating my first year of Jewish holidays, I can see that there's something in Judaism that is very much worth fighting for.

Was There a Hanukkah Miracle?

If ever there were evidence of supernatural intervention in human affairs, it would have to be in the realm of the medical.

This Hanukkah, Think about Fred

Anyone can turn the ordinary into the extraordinary.

Seeing 20/20, Even In 2020

Hanukkah teaches us how to see beyond the surface.

Is the Vatican Hiding the Menorah?

What happened to the menorah, the iconic Jewish symbol that once stood in the First and Second Temples?

Our Modern-Day Hanukkah Story

Hanukkah reminds us that even amidst a dark pandemic, nothing is left to chance.

Why Only Hanukkah Is Celebrated as a Family

Judaism places the value of a happy marriage more than military victory, children more than soldiers, and the home more than the battlefield.

Dreidel: 5 Interesting Facts

A dizzying array of fascinating insights behind this iconic Jewish symbol.

Light One More: Hanukkah Music Video

This Hanukkah, find the light in the darkness.

Cooking with Olive and Coconut Oil

This Hanukkah have fun with these flavored oils featured in these delicious recipes.

Flames of Hope: The Power of Hanukkah

The menorah represents the faith and hope of the Jewish people that cannot be extinguished.

The Best Latke and Donut Recipes

A plethora of yummy options for your perfect Hanukkah menu.

Great Ideas for Celebrating Hanukkah at Home During the Pandemic

Don't let being housebound get you and your family down!

Hanukkah: 8 Nights of Games, No Gifts

Food blogger Danielle Renov celebrates Hanukah with eight nights of games. Here's how you can follow her lead.

Puppy for Hanukkah

I want a puppy for Hanukkah! And I'm gonna get just what I wanted!

Your Face is a Walking Menorah

Through compassionate use of your ears, eyes and words, you can illuminate the world.

Three Ways to Find Your Inner Light

Hanukkah is a unique time for accessing the sparks of light within and thereby light up the world.

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